Bronze object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLII

Accession Number

18-1-287

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Circular object, possibly a nail head.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLII (Asata). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition